Leadership & Editorial Staff
Meet the leadership of Marinduque News Network
Romeo A. Mataac, Jr.
Romeo A. Mataac, Jr. is the founder and chief correspondent of Marinduque News Network. Concurrently, he is a researcher in a leading global professional services company. He has five year background experience in finance & accounting operations and business process outsourcing. Myong, as he is fondly called by his friends, born and raised in the province of Marinduque. He loves travelling and doing community outreach activities.
Eric M. Arevalo
Eric M. Arevalo is an insight contributor at Marinduque News Network. He is currently the chief of staff of ACT-CIS Partylist Rep. Niña Taduran. He served as editor-in-chief of a monthly maritime newspaper. Eric have worked for several radio stations including DWIZ, NBC, Radyo Veritas and ANC News Channel. He obtained masters in Maritime Education at John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University, the same institution where he completed his academics in Doctor of Philosophy in Maritime Management. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications at Polytechnic University of the Philippines.
Allan C. Macapugay
Allan C. Macapugay is an insight contributor at Marinduque News Network. He is a civil engineering graduate and currently working in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. He likes to read political and national views. Apart from his passion in writing, Allan is a former choir member of Marinduque Provincial Capitol Choir and Mary Help of Christians Parish in Balimbing, Boac, Marinduque.
Gilbert J. Jacolbia
Gilbert J. Jacolbia is the administrator and donor of the domain and hosting of Marinduque News Network website. He grew up in Bunganay, Boac, Marinduque and currently residing in Greater Toronto Area, Ontario, Canada. Gilbert will be retiring soon in Marinduque to look on his Cacao farm.
Come meet us up close
Every one of our team members is devoted to delivering accurate and unbiased news
Mayda N. Lagran
Jerahmeel M. Laderas
John Mark G. Forcado
Rafael Constantino R. Seño – Contributor
Jimbo M. Fatalla – Insight Contributor
Justin Angelo J. Manrique – Insight Contributor
Ronel Francis N. Lintot – Insight Contributor
Fafa Ricks – Disk Jockey
DJ Xiano – Disk Jockey, Tunog Pinoy Power FM
DJ Yash – Disk Jockey, Radyo Kamalindig
Toby Jamilla – Photographer
Erwin Penafiel – Photographer
John Paul Garcia – Videographer
Trusted by the best
Marinduque News Network has been an instrument for government agencies, local government units, NGO’s and private sectors in information dissemination.
Among government agencies that MNN has a partnership with are Department of Health-Mimaropa and Philippine Information Agency-Marinduque.